Assistant Nurse Manager - PreOp PACU - Evening
Posted on: August 3, 2022
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Under the leadership of the Nurse Manager/Associate
Director/Executive Director (Nurse Leader) the Assistant Nurse
Manager is responsible for coordinating the daily twenty-four (24)
hour operations of assigned unit/area patient care in order to
provide high quality, individualized patient care in support of
Medical Center philosophies.
As the Assistant Nurse Manager,
- Function as the Department Supervisor and an experienced and
- Collaborate to identify and assess patient safety concerns with
respect to age and developmental considerations.
- Intervene to provide a safe environment and evaluates
effectiveness of intervention for patients.
- Provide leadership in the delivery of patient care and nursing
practices within assigned clinical unit(s).
- Work with Nurse Management to address issues identified with
regard to quality of care standards.
- Responsible for performance management, including supervising
or developing action plans to support staff development and improve
- In collaboration with CNIV and/or Charge Nurse and Nurse
Leaders, ensures adequate staffing and time schedules are managed
within budgetary standard. May authorize overtime or scheduling
changes to fill shifts as necessary.
- Assist in monitoring established performance improvement
systems to measure fiscal compliance.
- Assists the Nurse Leader with budget planning, staffing and
scheduling, recruitment efforts internal/external to the
organization, monitors meal periods and rest breaks, tardiness,
absenteeism, overtime and keeps Nurse Manager informed of
- Oversee documentation on direct and indirect patient care
services for the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection
of our patients.
- Assist the Nurse Leader with the development of departmental
goals, new hire evaluation process and promote inter/intra
- Coordinate the interdisciplinary team approach to discharge
planning, including team rounding.
- Supervises the coordination of patient assignments based on
staff competencies, including the delegation and assignment patient
care tasks and prioritization of workload, considering patient
acuity, activity and available resources.
- In collaboration with other members of management, oversees the
completion by staff of mandatory competencies to meet regulatory
requirements, ensures on-going adherence, and monitors for
- Assists the Nurse Leader with the development of departmental
goals, new hire evaluation process and promotes inter/intra
departmental collaboration. Assists Nurse Manager with the
recruitment and retention of staff, coaches and counsels staff, and
facilitates staff meetings.
- Conducts timely peer review evaluations as it applies to the
performance appraisal period and evaluation and ongoing
- Actively participates and manages operations during emergency
situations, including participation in disaster preparedness.
- Effectively shares integrated learning/knowledge. Supports
and/or represents department for organizational initiatives through
the participation in meetings, such as staff meetings, shared
governance, quality assurance meetings or committees, joint
commission and related clinical forums.
- Assists in assessing the educational needs of staff, patient,
and families; plans and coordinates with Nurse Educator the
educational classes required for the department.
- Validates, monitors and evaluates the orientation process for
new staff members.
- Coordinates with Nurse Leader to develop nursing knowledge and
practice through in-service and basic competency programs to meet
- Other duties as assigned, including special projects.
- BSN Degree Required
- MSN/MHA Preferred
- CA Registered Nurse License
- ACLS from American Heart Association
- PALS from American Heart Association
- Relevant Specialty Certification (external will have 1 year to
- Minimum five (5) years experience in an acute care or
- (2) years in specialty and supervisory experience.
- PACU or ICU experience required.
Working Title:Assistant Nurse Manager - PreOp PACU - Evening
Business Entity:Service Lines & Ops
Shift Length:8 hour shift
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